Children should consistently wash their hands throughout the day. Here are some easy steps to hand washing that we can teach our children.
Turn water on. Make sure the water is at a comfortable temperature and disposable paper towels are available.
Moisten hands under water and apply a heavy lather of liquid soap.
Wash hands (singing the Happy Birthday song twice) Scrub the front and back of your hands up to your wrists, between your fingers.
Rinse your hands under the running water. Allow the water to run from your wrist to your fingertips.
Dry your hands with disposable paper towels.
Turn water off by grasping faucet handles with the paper towel you used to dry your hands. Dispose of paper towel in trash can.